Draft Legislative Reform (Regulator of Social Housing) (England) Order 2018 and Draft Legislative Reform (Constitution of the Council of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons) Order 2018 Contents

1Introduction

1.The Regulatory Reform Committee’s role in the making of Legislative Reform Orders is to assess whether the proposals made in such orders meet the statutory conditions required of an order under the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 20061 (the “2006 Act”), and to examine the proposals against a number of criteria set out in the Standing Orders of the House.2

2.The Committee is also required to consider the Minister’s recommendation as to the approval procedure which should apply to it and shall report to the House any recommendation under the Act that a different procedure should apply.

3.This report considers two draft Orders: the Draft Legislative Reform (Regulator of Social Housing) (England) Order 2018;3 and, the Draft Legislative Reform (Constitution of the Council of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons) Order 2018.4


2 Standing Orders of the House of Commons—Public Business 2017, SO No. 141 and SO No. 151 (1)




Published: 23 April 2018